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Aldeburgh trick or treatersWe anticipated that Aldeburgh last night would be awash with creatively attired trick or treaters but to catch the light perhaps we were too early and at first could only find DP's bar being Halloween decorated (their Halloween party is tonight).  A street light was doing it's best to look moody in the surprisingly busy town when ... more here

Police Direct was the Suffolk Constabulary's news and information serviceSuffolk Constabulary sending out your choice of email, text or telephone message.  From today the service is merged with Norfolk Constabulary's to becoming Police Connect and users of the old service Police Direct need to re-register here.  With the inevitable bureaucratic half-arsedness it's some four pages of American but worth the effort.

fr 31 oc 14Halloween

A Red, White abd Bruise skater in the penalty boxThe Paradise Centre Ely has a dry bit and a wet bit, Glen the manager of the wet bit didn't know why it's called the Paradise.  The sports hall in the dry bit was sufficiently small that when hosts Red, White and Bruise laid out the track the penalty track in the back straight was no more than 12 inches wide.  That'll never work we thought Where are they going ... more here

If yours is a local event for local people then you won't need How to promote your event on nearthcoast.

th 30 oc 14

Near Stowmarket Perfect Perennials will close for the winter this weekend ... that's the garden centre as well as the flowers.

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PC TipsIf you pull hard enough on an EthernetEthernet plugs network lead it will come out but you've probably broken off the bit on the socket that keeps the plug in place.  What you should do is press the 'tongue' down to release the plug.  Whilst we're here the 'tongue' has a satanic need to catch on things and snaps off when you pull so it's worth getting plugs with a protective shroud on them like the blue one on the right.

What a bargain!To be on here for Christmas the next available advertising slot is 25th November ... did we say that we had nearly 20,000 visitors in January?

we 29 oc 14

Diana SprintsIn Cambridge Saturday the support bout of Billies B v Vendetta Vixens B Lost Girls contained the new to us Billy Diana Sprints.  Slight of build and small enough that the star panty looked too big on her helmet not surprisingly she is a slippery jammer but also a determined blocker.

In the main bout's first half Belfast were pulling away from the Rollerbillies when they failed to get a ... more here

tu 28 oc 14

An unlikely salvation for the Stonham Aspal Ten Bells, the back of it is now the Casa Mexico selling Mexican groceries, gifts, kitchenware, wrestling masks ... sounds like a winner.

su 26 oc 14

Zombie in CambridgeWe couldn't really see the attraction of being chased by zombies during a cross country run cum obstacle race but attending Zombie Evacuation's Contagion in Cambridge yesterday we got it ... it's fun.  The zombies when not chasing were friendly and unlike elderly popular singing artistes pleased to be snapped.  High ... more here

The clocks went back this morning.

sa 25 oc 14

Centre punch a scissors' screwLife Skills 4:  Scissors with a screw that keeps loosening tighten the screw, turn the scissors over and centre punch the end of the screw so it expands just a little.

Today a Craft and Collectables sale with free beverages in the United Free Framlingham.

fr 24 oc 14

Georgie Fame at the Haleswort Arts Festival ♫ Despite the arts festival adding two front rows at the Halesworth Cut last night for Georgie Fame and sons it was still  SOLD OUT .  The festival continues tomorrow with drama A Day's Work and ends Sunday with the Syd Lawrence Orchestra.

Maybe only attempted but still your actual highway robbery in the Halesworth Road Walpole Tuesday.

 JOB  Safe bet it's the Framlingham Crown looking for a chef de partie.

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